02nd November, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 02nd November, 2018

Read the following statements carefully:

1. Researchers at Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IITM) have designed and booted up India's first microprocessor, Shakti.

2. The Shakti microprocessor can be used in low-power wireless systems and networking systems.

3. The Shakti family of processors was fabricated at Semi-Conductor Laboratory (SCL), Indian Space Research Organizations (ISRO) in Bengaluru.

Which of the above statements is/are true?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
2. Who has been named as the brand ambassador of the 10th edition of the Women's World Boxing Championship on 31 October 2018?
[A] Laishram Sarita Devi
[B] Sarjubala Devi
[C] Pinki Jangra
[D] Mary Kom
[E] Nikhat Zareen
3. Which of the following countries will host a Formula One race in April 2020?
[A] Malaysia
[B] ​Vietnam
[C] Singapore
[D] Laos
[E] Thailand
4. Which country hosted the inaugural BRICS Fashion Show and Fashion Business Forum on 24 October 2018?
[A] South Africa
[B] China
[C] India
[D] Russia
[E] Brazil
5. Which country will host the 23rd edition of the World Corporate Games in 2019?
[A] Qatar
[B] England
[C] France
[E] Germany
6. Armies of India and ________ began their first-ever joint military exercise 'Dharma Guardian-2018' at a jungle warfare school in Mizoram on 1 November 2018. 
[A] Germany
[B] Japan
[D] Russia
[E] Bangladesh
7. Which of the following has signed a MoU with the railways to cater to pilgrims availing the 'Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra Yojana' on 1 November 2018? 
[A] Rajasthan
[B] New Delhi
[C] Gujarat
[D] Uttar Pradesh
[E] Maharashtra
8. Who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Swadhaar Finserve, ​a subsidiary of RBL Bank?
[A] Rajeev Rishi
[B] Jai Kumar Garg
[C] Vikas Muttoo
[D] Mahesh Kumar Jain
[E] Kishore Piraji Kharat
9. Who has been selected for the Kerala government's highest literary award 'Ezhuthachan Puraskaram' for 2018?
[A] O.V. Vijayan
[B] M Mukundan
[C] Kakkanadan
[D] M.T. Vasudevan Nair
[E] C. Radhakrishnan
10. When is the ‘International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists’ observed?
[A] 1 November
[B] 2 November
[C] 3 November
[D] 4 November
[E] 5 November